Apply Now FC Foundation Scholarships

December 21, 2022
From the Fairfield County Foundation

The Fairfield County Foundation holds over 130 scholarship funds for the benefit of area students. Over 90 of these funds are administered using the Foundations online system and the majority can be applied to by using the universal application. Since 2010, we have provided 3,863 scholarship opportunities and awarded more than $7.2 million in scholarship funds! 

The link to apply and detailed information on applying can be found on our FAQ page. The Fairfield County Foundation scholarship online application for the 2023-2024 school year will open December 1, 2022. The scholarship application will close at 11:59 p.m. on Friday, March 10, 2023

Please visit the applications tab to review our six scholarships that require paper applications. These scholarships are not included in the online application and must be applied for separately. Each application includes individual instructions and deadlines to apply. Included are the Edward N. Sands Scholarship, Shelly Strigle Memorial Scholarship, Donald I. Rodenbaugh Engineering Scholarship, Trever & Violet Jones Memorial Scholarship, Tyler C. Sharpe Memorial Scholarship and Andrew “Drew” Townsend-Engle Memorial Scholarship.

All application submissions are final as of the deadline (March 10, 2023) with no exceptions. Late submissions or edits will not be accepted for any portion of the online application. Scholarship awards will start in April and possibly continue through June. Not all scholarship awards are released at one time. Please check the email used for the applicant log on as well as the portal to see results. 

Questions? Please contact Senior Program Officer Abby King at or Program Officer Andrea Spires at or call (740) 654-8451.

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